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Meet The 2020 Pacific Crest Drum Majors

Pacific Crest is proud to introduce our drum major team for the 2020 season: Bianca Dulong, Ashley Kocour, and Jessica Galey! This year, Pacific Crest Drum Major auditionees underwent a pre-audition process, submitting videos with both an interview and conducting component to a panel of instructors and administrators for evaluation. Out of all the applicants, […]

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What is AmazonSmile? AmazonSmile is a simple way for you to support your favorite charitable organization every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added benefit that Amazon will donate 0.5% of […]

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Aidan Connolly Joins Colts As Director Of Media & Events

Aidan Connolly lands back at the Colts for his third time. He marched in the Colts baritone section in 2015. After taking two years off to pursue his journalism degree, he returned to the Colts brass line to age out in 2018. Aidan had not been a stranger following his age out as he volunteered […]

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Blue Knights Announces Partnership With Percussion Concepts

We are pleased to announce a new partnership with Mark Emery of Percussion Concepts and our Blue Knights ensembles! Mark taught high school band in Colorado for over 30 years. His attention to detail, strong work ethic, and desire for excellence were all tools that helped produce his bands’ success. His marching bands were named […]

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Meet The 2020 Hawthorne Caballeros Battery Staff

The Hawthorne Caballeros are thrilled to introduce their 2020 battery staff! Kirby Marino – Battery Coordinator Kirby is a percussion educator, adjudicator, and arranger in New Jersey. He started his marching career at Phillipsburg High School in Phillipsburg, New Jersey. He then went on to march with the Raiders Drum and Bugle Corps (2012, 2013) […]

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Bonney Lake Winter Guard Premier

On January 18th the Seattle Cascades, Bonney Lake High School and the Northwest Pageantry Association join forces to hold the premier winter guard event of the 2020 season. The Cascades is cohosting the Premier Event, the NWPA’s first winter guard evaluation and competition of the 2020 season. It will be held at Bonney Lake HS […]

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We Did It!

Thanks to the generous support of alumni, friends, and phamily, Phantom Regiment is heading into the new decade with an additional $50,934! Their treasured gifts help us provide life-changing performing arts programs like Rockford Rhythm, Educational Camps, Band Festivals, and our crown jewel, the Phantom Regiment Drum Corps. Read the rest of the article here.

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Boston Crusaders, Inspire Guard Partner With Stanbury Uniforms

Inspire Arts & Music and the Boston Crusaders are excited to announce a new partnership with Stanbury Uniforms for the 2020 season. Under the creative direction of designer Greg Lagola, Stanbury will provide costuming for the Inspire Arts & Music ensembles. In this partnership, Stanbury will provide custom designed uniforms and costuming for both the […]

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Introducing The 2020 Bushwackers Design Team

We are excited to announce the rest of our 2020 Design Team! Returning in a new role, Jim Dugan is serving as Corps Director, and will also be consulting with the design team. Also returning to continue on last year’s success are Program/Staff Coordinator Billy Zarychta, Artistic Coordinator Lauryn Heller, and Brass Arranger Dennis Argul. […]

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2020 Spartans January Camp Details

Welcome to January Camp. There are different logistics for this camp so please note the following: Drop off/Registration is still Friday night or early Saturday morning at the Boys Club in Nashua Pick up will take place at the Elm Street School in Nashua on Sunday at 4PM The Horns and Battery will be at […]

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